House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 21 December 2020

Jones, Darren (Bristol North West)

Jones, Darren (Bristol North West)

1. Employment and earnings

From 3 October 2017 until 30 October 2020, contracted to provide legal consultancy, via the office of Darren Jones Ltd, to Kemp Little LLP, 138 Cheapside, London EC2V 6BJ. (Registered 19 October 2017; updated 04 November 2020)

22 October 2020, received £1,200 for work undertaken between 3 June and 14 August 2019. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 02 November 2020)

30 October 2020, received £262.50 for work undertaken on 28 September 2020. Hours: 1 hr 45 mins. (Registered 02 November 2020)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

Name of donor: The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust
Address of donor: The Garden House, Water End, York YO36 6WQ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £19,000 to be paid in quarterly instalments to Office of Darren Jones Limited. The bulk of this money will be donated to the Labour Party to employ a part time member of staff for Labour Digital, an unincorporated organisation which I run. This support will also meet personal and project expenses incurred by Labour Digital, by me as director, and by its staff and volunteers.
Date received: 5 August 2019
Date accepted: 5 August 2019
Donor status: company, registration 357963
(Registered 12 August 2019)

Name of donor: Plexal (City) Limited
Address of donor: 6th Floor Lansdowne House, Berkeley Square, London W1J 6ER
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: A complimentary pass to use a co-working space, valued at £3,168
Date received: 27 October 2020 to 27 October 2021
Date accepted: 27 October 2020
Donor status: company, registration 0012478
(Registered 29 October 2020)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

Office of Darren Jones Ltd; legal consultancy. (Registered 05 July 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

Director, currently unpaid, of the Office of Darren Jones Ltd. (Registered 19 October 2017)

I am the director of the Henacre Charitable Fund (the "Henacre Trust") launched on 8 March 2019. This is a named trust owned and operated by the Quartet Community Foundation on my behalf. The Henacre Trust will make charitable grants to young people from Bristol North West. (Registered 11 March 2019)

From 1 May 2019, Chairman, currently unpaid, of the advisory board of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence (a not for profit organisation working with legislators from across the world on the topic of regulation of artificial intelligence). The Institute of Artificial Intelligence is the "trading name" of the Office for the Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Limited. (Registered 05 June 2019)

 

Prepared 5th January 2021